Fast & Furious star Ludacris teases the future of the auto racing franchise after Fast X. Ludacris debuted in the Fast & Furious franchise in the function of Tej Parker back in 2003 with 2 Fast 2 Furious. Ever since, he has actually repeated the duty in nearly every Furious & fast movie that has actually been released because, including in 2015’s F9. Ludacris, that is also a rapper, has additionally acted in Crash and lent his voice to the Netflix animated series Karma’s World.
Ludacris will go back to Fast & Furious in the tenth film, in addition to fellow franchise vets Vin Diesel, Jordana Brewster, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Sung Kang, Nathalie Emmanuel, as well as Charlize Theron, among other stars. Furious & fast 11 will certainly adhere to Fast X, marking completion of the series, at least for Dom Toretto’s (Diesel) main arc. Fast X and its follow up will be released in 2023 and 2024, specifically. Beyond that, it stays to be seen what will follow for the blockbuster franchise.
Despite the upcoming follows up being said to end the series, Ludacris uses enthusiastic commentary regarding the future of the Fast franchise in a recent interview with Fatherly. Drawing a comparison with the Jurassic franchise, the actor points out that the Fast series can “reside on forever” via various other iterations and also analyses of its world. Have a look at the complete declaration from Ludacris below:
The comparison to the Jurassic series is absolutely engaging. There had actually not been nearly as many Jurassic Park films prior to Colin Trevorrow made Jurassic World in 2015, both franchises have faithful fanbases and also have seen remarkable industrial success. The Fast series has a specialized fanbase, much of whom have adhered to the series given that its beginning in the very early 2000s. Additionally, Fast & Furious has many characters and has been populated by numerous stars that there would be apparently unlimited possibilities for future explorations of the universe, even if the likes of Dominic Toretto, Letty (Rodriguez), as well as Tej were not included. In fact, there has actually currently been one big screen offshoot that can reveal a means onward for the franchise: Hobbs and Shaw.
A future for the Fast franchise will certainly depend on the success of Fast X and its sequel. If Fast X supervisor Louis Leterrier utilizes on that Furious & fast fond memories efficiently, Fast X could bode well for possible future spinoff series with throwbacks to previous personalities.